Paul Den Uyl is a research associate with the DeLong lab at the Simons Collaboration on Ocean Processes and Ecology and University of Hawai‘i.  Much of his work focuses on contemporary microbiological methods, particularly collection, processing, and sequencing of genomic/transcriptomic activity of microbial life in oligotrophic ocean.

He received his B.S. in Geological Science with a concentration in Oceanography from the University of Michigan in 2013, where he also continued on to participate in research on harmful algal blooms (HABs) and the coral disease, black band disease (BBD).